• Friday28th October 1955

    Bill Gates

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    William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and current chairman of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company, which he co-founded with Pau... see all details



  • Friday30th September 1955

    Andy Bechtolsheim

    people_image Andreas "Andy" von Bechtolsheim(born September 30, 1955) is an electrical engineer who co-founded Sun Microsystems in 1982 and was its chief hardware designer. He later became an investor, writing the first major check to fund Google, and starting several computer networking companies.



  • Wednesday8th June 1955

    Tim Berners-Lee

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    Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee, (born 8 June 1955), also known as "TimBL," is a British computer scientist, best known as the inventor of the World Wide Web. He made a proposal for an information management system in March 1989, and he implemented the first successful communication between a Hyp... see all details



  • Thursday19th May 1955

    James Gosling

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    James Arthur Gosling, OC (born May 19, 1955) is a Canadian computer scientist, best known as the father of the Java programming language. In 1977, Gosling received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Calgary. In 1983, he earned a Ph.D in Computer Science from Carnegie Me... see all details



  • Thursday24th February 1955

    Steve Paul Jobs

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    Steven Paul "Steve" Jobs (February 24, 1955 - October 5, 2011) was an American entrepreneur and inventor, best known as the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. Through Apple, he was widely recognized as a charismatic pioneer of the personal computer revolution and for his influential ca... see all details